Records and Documents Management

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ONC slams EHR vendors for lack of pricing transparency

The electronic health care incentive program may see changes following a set of regulations proposed last week by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT. 

Pennsylvania's third-largest police dept record system is entirely paper-based

The Allegheny County Police Department is the third largest local department in Pennsylvania, yet its entire records management system is paper-based. They've been trying to migrate to an electronic reporting system for more than two years but when they eventually do, they'll still have to search old documents by hand.  

Adobe Document Cloud aims to fix 'last mile' problem

Adobe announced this week the upcoming launch of a new subscription service called Document Cloud. It's built around its new desktop, mobile and web version of Acrobat that includes e-signing and document management tools

Clinton email snafu highlights danger of 'print-to-file' archiving

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is still trying to dig herself out from under allegations she  mishandled email messages  during her tenure at the State Department. No matter how it all eventually shakes out, the situation highlights a records management problem you don't have to be a federal agency to encounter: the challenges of print-to-file archiving.

Workshare CTO says email is here to stay

Despite all the reports of  email mismanagement making the news with alarming regularity recently, email is here to stay for the foreseeable future.

Danish firm Templafy expands to US, tackles 'document anarchy'

Denmark-based template management company  Templafy  opened its doors in January 2014 to solve the problem of what founder and CEO Christian Lund calls "document anarchy."

Hillary Clinton bungles email management while Secretary of State

In the latest in a string of governmental email fiascos, the  New York Times  reports former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton used her personal email address to conduct federal business. In fact, not only did she allegedly use it exclusively, she didn't even have a government-issued email address at all. The State Department is looking into the situation and combing through 55,000 pages of email they received from Clinton's office.

Physicians angry EHR vendor won't cough up patient data

A key benefit of electronic health records is the ease in which it allows doctors to share crucial patient information with each other. Unfortunately, EHR vendors realize a cash cow when they see it and are locking down patient data unless physicians pay thousands of dollars to release it. It's become such a contentious issue that Congress may have to get involved.

Report: Legal sector lacks effective document management tech

The legal sector is sorely lacking efficient document review and management technology, according to new research.

Box receives rocky reception from Wall Street

The growing number of enterprise storage options are overwhelming corporate consumers, and also investors--especially when it comes to newly public Box.